Blockchain Entrepreneurs Launch Global Blockchain Accelerator Program

BLOCKCHAIN PROPULSION, an accelerator program designed to build start-ups and enterprises into successful blockchain-powered businesses, has officially launched   Zug, Switzerland, 28th May 2019 — An international team of experienced blockchain entrepreneurs has joined forces to launch BLOCKCHAIN PROPULSION – a global accelerator program headquartered in Crypto Valley with ‘Propulsion Hubs’ in Switzerland, Brazil, UAE, India, and China. Further hubs are planned this year in the United States, Singapore, South Korea, and Japan.   Stefan Deiss, Founder and CEO of BLOCKCHAIN PROPULSION, said, Today, many blockchain projects are not only…

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Bridging the Gap Between Blockchain Technology and Enterprise Adoption, Singapore’s DLT Compass Conference to Welcome 300 Delegates

Speakers will span across finance, ICT, and insurance, including an insightful discussion between Jason Hsu, Taiwan Government Legislator, and Peter Shen, Singapore Exchange (SGX)   Singapore – May 16, 2019 — LongHash, a global blockchain incubator supported by the Singapore government will be hosting the inaugural DLT Compass Conference in the Westin Hotel, Singapore this June 6-7.   Expected to welcome over 300 attendees, the two-day conference aims to facilitate further collaboration between corporate enterprises and blockchain projects through driving discussion on enterprise blockchain applications. DLT Compass speakers and panelists…

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Blockchain Distributed Ledger Technology- How Does it Benefit a Business?

Well, the practice of using ledgers for record keeping is not new. Rather, it’s as old as the concept of bookkeeping itself. And, in spite of the increasing variety of complicated DLT in use, the good news is that the essential architecture is not that tough to comprehend.   A distributed ledger is a databank that is spread across multiple locations, commonly known as nodes. Alterations to a distributed ledger entail multiple strides of verification by the nodes. Once a ledger entry is authenticated by a major accord of the…

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Kurt Looyens, Former Country Executive for ABN AMRO Bank Spain, Appointed CEO of Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange

New CEO brings crucial financial experience into role, as crossover between digital and traditional economy increases   Gibraltar – Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX), an institutional-grade, regulated and insured token sale platform and digital asset exchange, has announced that Kurt Looyens, former Country Executive for ABN AMRO Bank Spain, has been appointed as CEO. He takes over from Nick Cowan, who will now work exclusively as CEO of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX) and the GSX Group.   Commenting on the appointment, Kurt Looyens said, I am excited to take the…

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CRYPTOCURRENCY – Ripple / XRP global DOMINANCE continues [ Video ]

Ripple has numerous blockchain based products, namely xCurrent and xRapid. Ripple have an ambitious strategy to take a slice of the two Trillion cross-border market.   Learn more about XRP here.   Watch this video to see the Ripple strategy to make a huge dent into the cross-border remittance market.  Will they succeed?  How will this affect the XRP price going forward?                   Please leave your questions and comments below:

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Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange’s Digital Asset Exchange Announces Listing of XEM for Trading

XEM will have trading pairs with USD, BTC, and ETH on the GBX-DAX   Gibraltar – 6 March 2019 – The Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX), an institutional-grade, regulated and insured token sale platform and digital asset exchange, has today announced the addition of NEM’s XEM token to its Digital Asset Exchange (GBX-DAX), a state-of-the-art exchange created with the high expectations of professional digital asset traders in mind. XEM was brought to the GBX-DAX by the Sponsor Firm Techemy and will have trading pairs with USD, BTC, and ETH on the…

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The Gibraltar Stock Exchange Group Announces Successful Deployment of Digital Stock Exchange Prototype On New Blockchain

GSX and Hashstacs Partner to Deploy a Demo Bond Issuance on the STACS Network to Move Closer to the Issuance, Trading, Clearing, and Settling of Digital Securities   Gibraltar – March 5, 2019 – The Gibraltar Stock Exchange (GSX) Group has successfully deployed a GSX Digital Stock Exchange prototype and a demo bond issuance, on the Securities Trading Asset Classification Settlement (STACS) Network’s Global TestNet. Using Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT), the STACS Network is designed for capital markets. It is a new generation scalable ledger network layer that seamlessly stacks…

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Recent Trends & Activities in the Blockchain Distributed Ledger Industry

  When Bitcoin was discovered in 2008, a new concept was introduced to the world – the blockchain technology. Promising to make an impact on every industry including finance, IT, government, retail & e-commerce, media & entertainment, automotive, and more, it is all set to revolutionize the world. And interestingly, this revolution has already begun. Many large-sized organizations across the globe recognized the true potential of the technology. Some other organizations are still exploring it and are likely to progress fast as the technology is becoming more mature.   So,…

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Celebrate Geneva’s common local holiday, Jeûne Genevois, with discounted tickets to Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Switzerland

On September 6, Geneva celebrates the common local holiday – Jeûne Genevois. Smile-Expo company joins to citizens of Canton of Geneva at the celebration and offers a discount on tickets to Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Switzerland!     Only till September 13, use the promo code SwitzerlandBBC and get the special price for a ticket – 240 EUR! *the opportunity will be available only for one week.         Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Switzerland will take place on October 9. The event will feature: Use cases and crypto experience from TOP…

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How can government-industry collaboration support aspiring blockchain projects and accelerate the ascent of blockchain technology into the mainstream

After the dizzying heights and profound optimism of 2017, 2018 will be remembered as a reality check for the blockchain industry and cryptocurrency enthusiasts alike. Countless projects looked to capitalise on the technology and raised billions of dollars from hopeful investors in ICO funding, without any consideration as to whether the solutions they offered required the use of blockchain. There has also been an underestimation by many of the complexity around implementing the technology in proposed projects. This has, at least in part, caused one of the most formidable bear…

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